CVE-2015-7017

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Description

CoreText in Apple iOS before 9.1, OS X before 10.11.1, and iTunes before 12.3.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted font file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-6975 and CVE-2015-6992.

References

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00002.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00005.html

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Oct/msg00006.html

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033929

https://support.apple.com/HT205370

https://support.apple.com/HT205372

https://support.apple.com/HT205375

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-10-23

Updated: 2016-12-24

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:apple:itunes:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 12.3.0 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 9.0.2 (inclusive)

cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 10.11.0 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9324Mac OS X 10.9.5 or later < 10.11.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorOperating System Detection
critical
9328Apple iOS < 9.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
high
86654Mac OS X < 10.11.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
86603Apple iTunes < 12.3.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (uncredentialed check)NessusPeer-To-Peer File Sharing
high
86602Apple iTunes < 12.3.1 Multiple Vulnerabilities (credentialed check)NessusWindows
high
86571Apple iOS < 9.1 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMobile Devices
critical